The Harvard Health Blog recently reviewed a study on alcohol and pregnancy. Although Dr. Howard LeWine admitted that the "medical evidence supporting strict abstinence [of alcohol is] not very strong," at no point in the article did the Harvard Health Blog condone … [Read more...] about 11 Thoughts on Alcohol During Pregnancy
39 Healthy, Pregnancy-Approved Snack Ideas
When you're pregnant, having to prepare a snack can often lead to the path of least resistance: junk. Except, in the long run, that chocolate bar or small order of french fries will weigh you down. Here's a list of 39 pregnancy snacks that are both healthy and fast!1. Green … [Read more...] about 39 Healthy, Pregnancy-Approved Snack Ideas
Will Getting a Tattoo During Pregnancy Cause a Miscarriage?
I will be the first person to admit that I don't like tattoos. It doesn't bother me if you have tattoos, but I would never get one. However, a recent poster asked other expecting moms if getting a tattoo during pregnancy was okay. Instead of receiving actual information from … [Read more...] about Will Getting a Tattoo During Pregnancy Cause a Miscarriage?
Dr. Saad Ramzi Ismail Responds to My Article on the “Ramzi Theory”
I can hardly contain myself. A couple days ago, I published a post on the Ramzi Theory being a hoax. While I'm not entirely wrong about that, I did have the privilege of chatting with the man behind the method, Dr. Saad Ramzi Ismail, about his groundbreaking study on … [Read more...] about Dr. Saad Ramzi Ismail Responds to My Article on the “Ramzi Theory”
Pink Lines and Plus Signs: Pregnancy Test Tweaking
Ladies, I honestly don't care how unpopular this statement is: buy a pregnancy test that works. I'm so sick of seeing women posting photos of their gross pee-sticks and photoshopping the snapshot into eternity in hopes that maybe, in different lighting, the test will read … [Read more...] about Pink Lines and Plus Signs: Pregnancy Test Tweaking